New Restaurants

Let us help you stay up to date with what's new and what's coming to Nashville's tasteful food scene.

With so many anticipated Nashville restaurant openings, it’s hard to keep up with what has already opened, what’s coming soon, and what’s changed. Let us help you stay up to date with all the delicious Nashville restaurant news.  

Recently Opened
  • 5 Points Diner & Bar (May 2022)
    Located in East Nashville, 5 Points Diner & Bar offers an elevated diner flare.

  • Pepperfire (April 2022)
    Pepperfire opened its third location in the Nations at 5104 Centennial Blvd.

  • The Wash (April 2022)
    Eastside Pho, Soy Cubano, and more are on tap for the new East Nashville micro-kitchen at 1101 McKennie Ave.

  • Anchorhead Coffee Co. (March 2022)
    Seattle-based Anchorhead Coffee Co. has chosen Nashville for its first location outside of Washington in One Nashville.

  • Blue Sushi Sake Grill (March 2022)
    Housed in Fifth + Broadway, Blue Sushi Sake Grill is a stylish restaurant and cocktail bar.

  • The Pink Hermit Cafe (March 2022)
    A casually elegant all-day café under the direction of Chef Jean-George is open at the Hermitage Hotel.

  • Xiao Bao Biscuit (March 2022)
    East Nashville's Dive Motel is the new home to Xiao Bao Biscuit.

  • All People Coffee (February 2022)
    A new Black-owned cafe, All People Coffee, is now open in East Nashville at 347 Douglas Ave.

  • Boqueria (February 2022)
    Boqueria is a new tapas bar and restaurant which opened at the Fifth + Broadway development.

  • Dutch Bros Coffee (February 2022)
    Dutch Bros Coffee opened in Hermitage at 4001 Lebanon Pike.

  • Drusie & Darr (January 2022)
    Internationally celebrated chef and restaurateur Jean-Georges Vongerichten opened Drusie & Darr at the historic Hermitage Hotel.

  • The Electric Jane (Janaury 2022)
    A modern-day dining and live entertainment club that opened in the Gulch at 1301 Division Street.

  • Le Loup (January 2022)
    The team behind the Optimist has opened Le Loup in Germantown.

  • The Velvet Taco (January 2022)
    Now open in Midtown, Velvet Taco a one-of-a-kind taco concept serving premium food in a unique & funky fast-casual setting.

  • Bringle's Smoking Oasis (December 2021)
    Legendary pitmaster Carey Bringle opened Bringle's Smoking Oasis in The Nations.

  • Punk Wok (December 2021)
    Punk Wok, an American izakaya restaurant opened in Sylvan Park at 4101 Charlotte Ave.

  • Carne Mare (November 2021)
    An Italian Chophouse by Chef Andrew Carmellini located in the W Hotel offers prime cuts of steaks, fine seafood, and Italian specialties.

  • The Hart (November 2021)
    The Hart, a restaurant that features Hawaiian and Peruvian dishes, opened at 321 Hart St.

  • Stationairy (November 2021)
    Stationairy is now open at The Union Station Hotel Nashville Yards at 1001 Broadway.

  • Audrey (October 2021)
    Sean Brock opened Audrey, a new restaurant that is Appalachian-focused and located in East Nashville.

  • The Butter Milk Ranch (October 2021)
    The Butter Milk Ranch, a new breakfast, lunch, and bakery concept, is now open in 12South.

  • Eastside Bowl (October 2021)
    Eastside Bowl, a bowling alley, arcade, diner, and live music venue, opened at 1508 Gallatin Pike South.

  • Egghill (October 2021)
    Egghill, a new breakfast restaurant specializing in craft breakfast sandwiches with locally sourced ingredients, is now open in Edgehill Village. Read more from Nashville Scene.

  • Little Blue Menu (October 2021)
    Chick-fil-A's new delivery kitchen concept, Little Blue Menu, is now open in midtown. It offers hundreds of menu options across four restaurants bundled in one delivery order.

  • Red Perch (October 2021)
    Red Perch, an Australian-style fish, and chips joint is now open in Sylvan Park at the Sylvan Supply building.

  • Sadie's (October 2021)
    Sadie’s, an American cuisine restaurant, opened at 1200 Villa Place in Edgehill Village.

  • Urban Farmer Steakhouse (October 2021)
    Urban Farmer, a modern steakhouse with a down-to-earth setting, opened in the Hutton Hotel at 1808 West End Avenue.

  • Church & Union (September 2021)
    A casual, yet refined dining experience with a sophisticated ambiance opened in Downtown Nashville.
  • The Dutch Nashville (September 2021)
    This eatery is one of two restaurants with Chef Andrew Camellini located in the W Nashville Hotel.

  • Emery Wood Fired (September 2021)
    Emery Wood Fired can be found in Nashville's 12 South neighborhood.

  • Twelve Thirty Club (September 2021)
    Sam Fox, the 12-time James Beard Award Nominee and founder of Fox Restaurant Concepts, along with Justin Timberlake and friends took the best elements in hospitality, music, design, and entertainment and brought it to Lower Broadway. The result is the iconic Twelve Thirty Club.
  • Red Perch (September 2021)
    The Arcade’s essential fish and chips shop, Red Perch, moved to a larger location and an expanded menu at 4101 Charlotte Avenue G120 in Sylvan Park.

  • Lola (August 2021)
    A new Spanish restaurant, Lola, opened in Sylvan Park at 4401 Murphy Road.

  • Burger & Company (August 2021)
    Burger & Company, which offers award-winning unique burgers, opened a new location in East Nashville's Five Points at 1106 Woodland St.

  • Condado Tacos (August 2021)
    Condado Tacos, a build-your-own taco joint, opened at 418 11th Ave N. in Capitol View.
  • Parlor Doughnuts (August 2021)
    The craft doughnut and coffee shop, Parlor Doughnuts, opened in Midtown at 1720 West End Ave.
  • Up-Down (August 2021)
    Up-Down, an arcade bar, opened at 927 Woodland St in East Nashville.
  • E G & Mc (July 2021)
    A new concept from the owners of Slim & Husky’s with a menu of cocktails and tapas “with a Southern flair.”
  • Chicken Guy! (July 2021)
    The new Guy Fieri restaurant, Chicken Guy! opened on Second Ave in downtown Nashville.
  • Blue Room Bar (July 2021)
    Third Man Records opened Blue Room Bar, offering cocktails, beer, nonalcoholic beverages, and more.
  • Bearded Iris Brewing (June 2021)
    Bearded Iris Brewing opened a second location in Sylvan Supply development at 4101 Charlotte Ave.
  • Koi Sushi & Thai (June 2021)
    Koi Sushi & Thai has opened a new location featuring a sushi bar, a full cocktail bar, luxury seating, and a complete selection of Asian cuisine at 2214 Elliston Place.
  • Casa Rosa (June 2021)
    Miranda Lambert's Casa Rosa, a Tex-Mex bar and cantina, opened on Lower Broadway at 308 Broadway.
Coming Soon
  • Golden Pony
    A cocktail bar is planned for East Nashville’s Highland Heights neighborhood, with an early 2022 opening eyed. Read more from Nashville Post.

  • Sinatra Bar and Lounge
    In early 2022, a two-story concept will occupy the first and second floors of the historic Southern Turf building in Printer's Alley. Read more from Nashville Business Journal.

  • Tailor
    A one-of-a-kind, high-touch dining experience from culinary creator Vivek Surti, is relocating to the Taylor Street Development at 620 Taylor Street in early 2022. Read more from the press release.

  • Bag Lady's Chip & Fry Co.
    A French fry-focused food truck is opening a permanent spot at 1402 Buchanan Street in North Nashville this spring. Read more from Nashville Eater.

  • Buds & Brews
    Buds & Brews is slated to open in the Germantown neighborhood in spring 2022. It will be Tennessee's first-ever legal cannabis bar and restaurant with upscale bar fare paired with cannabis-infused condiments. Read more from Nashville Eater.

  • June
    Sean Brock's newest restaurant will be located above its sister restaurant, Audrey. Opening in July of 2022. Read more from

  • Greeno and Shorty's
    In collaboration with meat-master Pat Martin, this sports bar and family-friendly spot will open in Donelson in 2022. Read more from Nashville Eater.

  • Bonchon
    The popular family-friendly South Korean fried chicken chain is headed to the Nashville suburbs in 2022. Read more from Nashville Eater.

  • Salento Italia
    The Darsino family will open an Italian restaurant in Donelson in 2022. Read more from Nashville Eater.

  • Halls Chophouse
    A steak and seafood restaurant planned to open in April 2022 at 1600 West End Ave. Read more from Nashville Eater.

  • Take Me Out to the Brewery (TMOTTB)
    A new craft beer bar is slated to take the downstairs space in the building by First Horizon Park, beside Brooklyn Bowl and below Third and Home, at 915 Third Avenue North. Read more from the Nashville Post.

  • Blue Aster
    As the main restaurant in the Conrad Hotel, Blue Aster will focus on seafood. The hotel and its restaurants are expected to open in May 2022. Read more from Nashville Eater.

  • Thistle & Rye
    Conrad Nashville’s third-floor beverage-focused spot will offer live music, an indoor-outdoor bar, a spacious patio, and small plates. The hotel and its restaurants are expected to open in May 2022. Read more from Nashville Eater.

  • The Rutledge
    The owners of Jonathan’s Grille will be opening a second location of The Rutledge in the future Four Seasons Hotel and Private Residences Nashville in May 2022. Read more from Williamson Source.

  • Overlord
    The Once Upon a Time in France co-owner's stylish bar Overlord will open this summer in East Nashville. Read more from the Nashville Scene.

  • Taco Mamacita
    The Germantown building long home to the since-closed Little's Fish Market will see Mexican restaurant Taco Mamacita open within its space at 1234 Sixth Ave. N. in the summer of 2022. Read more from the Nashville Post.

  • Doughbird Pizza & Chicken
    Fox Restaurant Concepts plans to bring Doughbird Pizza & Chicken to Hill Center Green Hills in fall 2022 at 4031 Hillsboro Pike, Suite 901. Read more from Nashville Business Journal.

  • Tiger Bar
    With a planned opening in the early fall of 2022, Tiger Bar will take over 2909 B Gallatin Pike, previously occupied by Walden Bar. Read more from Nashville Business Journal.

  • Luogo Restaurant
    Opening in Nashville in late 2022, Luogo is a new Italian restaurant by Anthony Scotto located in the Gulch. Read more from Nashville Lifestyles.

  • Joe Muer Seafood
    Detroit-based Joe Vicari Restaurant Group announced Tuesday it will open Joe Muer Seafood in January 2023 at Capitol View in the North Gulch. Read more from the Nashville Post.

  • Andiamo Presto
    Detroit-based Joe Vicari Restaurant Group announced Tuesday it will open Andiamo Presto in January 2023 at Capitol View in the North Gulch. Read more from the Nashville Post.

  • Chotto Matte
    A high-end restaurant specializing in Japanese and Peruvian fusion Nikkei cuisine is heading to ONE22ONE in early 2023. Read more from Nashville Eater.

  • Good People Brewing Company
    Birmingham-based Good People Brewing Company is eyeing a late 2023 opening in East Nashville's Cleveland Park neighborhood. The taproom will offer a small brewing component at the historic McGavock House, which is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Read more from the Nashville Post.

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